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Antwerp will become the global capital of digital technology for two days in May. The Imec Technology Forum Belgium (ITF) is the international conference on nano- and digital technology.
On Monday 7 May, the Burger King hamburger restaurant chain opened a new location on the corner of de Meir and the Sint-Katelijnevest.
Are you a start-up, scale-up or a corporation, ready to join the unique IoT ecosystem? Take the plunge and rent an open or private office in The Beacon, next to the University of Antwerp, imec and other IoT companies.
With the second edition of CARAT+, ‘The World's Premier Diamond Event’ fast approaching, we sat down with founder and event director, Filip Van Laere, to talk about the vision behind the show and his expectations for the upcoming event in Antwerp, from May 6 - 8.
Primark’s new Antwerp branch opens on the Meir on 30 April 2018. The popular Irish fashion brand has chosen Antwerp as the location for its Belgian flagship store.
Imec is a key partner in the groundbreaking Capital of Things project. The benefits of this real life approach are huge and can be applied to other Cities of the Future.
The Antwerp port is a global player thanks to, among other, its enormous (petro)chemical cluster.
In January, the EU took up chairmanship of the Kimberley Process, an international partnership with governments and other actors connected to the global diamond sector.
Urbanist Greg Clark on the dynamics behind the growing circular and digital economy in Antwerp.
Representatives of seven European cities and regions have spent two days in Antwerp learning how they can support innovative entrepreneurs.
The city of Antwerp and it’s partners launch ‘The Beacon’, a business and innovation hub for heavyweights in Internet of Things.
From 22 until 28 April 2018, the City of Antwerp is organising a joint mission to Russia, with its partners, the Port of Antwerp (POA) and the Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC).